If you Build Fear, They Will Bow To It

Friday 26 November 2010 - Filed under Constitution + Journalism + War on Terror

Roger Cohen via The Gray Lady in an opinion piece concerning the new TSA nudie scans and enhanced pat downs:

I don’t doubt the patriotism of the Americans involved in keeping the country safe, nor do I discount the threat, but I am sure of this: The unfettered growth of the Department of Homeland Security and the T.S.A. represent a greater long-term threat to the prosperity, character and wellbeing of the United States than a few madmen in the valleys of Waziristan or the voids of Yemen.

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